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Benfleet RC Duathlon 2017

Sunday 28th May 2017 West Hanningfield Village Hall (CM2 8UJ) Format: Run-Bike-Run (3mile-15mile-2mile) We invite all members to join us at the Club Duathlon. You will complete a 3 mile out n back run, get on your bike for a 2 lap, 15 mile ride around the reservoir (easy signed route), then return your bike […]

Dengie Events 2017

Big East Triathlon – Sunday 21st May 2017: Challenge Distance – 800m Swim / 43km Cycle / 10km Run Middle Distance – 1.6km Swim / 82km Cycle / 20km Run   Tour of the Dengie Cycle – Sunday 21st May 2017: Fun Ride – 43km Cycle Sportive – 82km   Fambridge Yacht Haven Half Iron Triathlon – Sunday […]

2017 Major Events Calendar

The Championship and Qualifiers for next year have now been announced by British Triathlon. Now’s the time to start planning your season! See: https://www.britishtriathlon.org/events/championships-and-qualifiers for full detail. Here’s the list of British Champs: And the English Champs: The ETU and ITU qualifiers are listed in this pdf:  

Winter Duathlon Team Relay Result

On Sunday three of us headed over to the CycloPark Gravesend to compete as a three man team in the BridgeEvents run Winter Duathlon. Last year our team (Ross Hollands, Paul Ruffy, Richard Jones) finished a very good fourth place and this year we were hoping to go one better and make the podium. The format this […]

Hadleigh Park Open Water Swimming

A short while ago now Hadleigh Park opened their small lake for open water swimming, early reports have been positive about the new venue. Its certainly very convenient to have a new OWS facility in the locality! Here’s the details, please note that from next year this will likely change.

New club kit!

Our new club kit from Orca has arrived! Those that have ordered should have already got theirs and I’m pleased to say everyone is happy with the new designs. Thanks to everyone for their input I think the end result has been worth the wait. We have some stock available for those that didn’t order […]

Latest Members Exploits!

Summer has finally arrived and across a big weekend of triathlon action several members were in action including myself. Tom Byrne was at Ironman Austria – thats 140.7 miles of swimming running and cycling -so we’ll start with his report! The swim start was done in waves and my age group started at 7:05 . […]

Local Events 2015

Here is a selection of local events that should be on your radar this year, along with the availability and distances: Saturday 30th May WaterAid Hanningfield Triathlon  Sprint (750m/24k/5k) Standard (1500m/36k/10k) Currently open to entries. http://www.wateraid.org/uk/get-involved/events/events/hanningfield-triathlon Saturday 6th June Basildon Off Road Triathlon Sprint (400m/10k/5k) http://www.entrycentral.com/basildonoffroadtriathlon Sunday 14th June Trifarm Chelmsford Triathlon Sprint (800m/20k/5k) or […]

2015 Triathlon England Eastern Region league

Received the message below from Tri England East- As you know I love a league and a theoretical 14th of 35th Tri Clubs isn’t a bad starting point I think! Get these date’s in your dairies and get entered! -Paul Dear Eastern Region Club Contact Hoping that your club and your members are feeling all […]

Club Duathlon Final details

Run-Bike-Run (3mile-15mile-2mile) 25th May 2014 9am -location: WEST HANNINGFIELD VILLAGE HALL – CM2 8UJ FINAL INSTRUCTIONS Please note: We are NOT using South Hanningfield Village Hall, do not go to this location as another group has hired it. The Start, Transition and Parking is at WEST HANNINGFIELD Village Hall, Church Rd West Hanningfield. Please be […]